John Perceval (c.1683 - 1748) MP

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About John Perceval

John Perceval, 1st Earl of Egmont was born on 22 July 1683.1 He was the son of Sir John Perceval, 3rd Bt. and Catherine Dering.1 He married Catherine Parker, daughter of Sir Philip Parker, 2nd Bt. and Mary Fortrey, on 10 June 1710.1 He died on 1 May 1748 at age 64.1

    John Perceval, 1st Earl of Egmont succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Perceval [I., 1661] on 9 November 1691.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for County Cork between 1703 and 1715.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1704.1 He was created 1st Baron Perceval of Burton, co. Cork [Ireland] on 21 April 1715, with a special remainder to his father's heirs male.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.).1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Harwich between 1722 and 1734.1 He was created 1st Viscount Perceval of Kanturk, co. Cork [Ireland] on 25 February 1722/23.1 He held the office of President of Georgia in 1732.1 He was created 1st Earl of Egmont, co. Cork [Ireland] on 6 November 1733.1

Children of John Perceval, 1st Earl of Egmont and Catherine Parker

1.Lady Catharine Perceval 1

2.Lady Helena Perceval+ d. 11 Jun 17461

3.John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont+ b. 24 Feb 1710/11, d. 20 Dec 17701

Citations

1.[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1286. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

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John Perceval, 1st Earl of Egmont's Timeline

1683
July 22, 1683
1710
June 10, 1710
Age 26
1711
February 25, 1711
Age 27
1748
May 1, 1748
Age 64
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